Daily BSODs on XP, could be modem related

By bsodffs
Sep 13, 2010
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  1. I have numerous BSODs in a day.

    My internet will drop, seconds after reconnecting the computer crashes into a BSOD and then restarts automatically from the BSOD within 2-3 seconds.

    I am not aware of any new or existing software installed that could be causing the problem.

    I have left it on without any programs running and the problem has still occured.

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  2. Archean

    Archean TechSpot Paladin Posts: 5,690   +96

    Do you have more minidumps? if so please attach 5 more recent ones after zipping them in a single file with your next post.

    Also give us complete details / specs of this system.
  3. bsodffs

    bsodffs TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Windows: Windows XP Home Edition, Version 5.1.2600, Service Pack 3, 32 Bit.
    Internet Explorer: 8.0.6001.18702
    Memory (RAM): 3583 MB
    CPU Info: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 CPU 6400 @ 2.13GHz
    CPU Speed: 2658.9 MHz
    Sound Card: SB Live! Wave Device
    Display Adapters: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 260 | NetMeeting driver | RDPDD Chained DD
    Monitors: 1x; BenQ G2222HDL D-SUB |
    Screen Resolution: 1920 X 1080 - 32 bit
    Network: Network Present
    Network Adapters: Bluetooth PAN Network Adapter - Packet Scheduler Miniport | Realtek RTL8168/8111 PCI-E Gigabit Ethernet NIC - Packet Scheduler Miniport | WAN (PPP/SLIP) Interface
    CD / DVD Drives: D: PIONEER DVD-RW DVR-112D
    Ports: COM1 | COM3 | COM4 LPT1
    Mouse: 8 Button Wheel Mouse Present
    Hard Disks: E: 465.8GB | F: 76.7GB
    Hard Disks - Free: E: 351.7GB | F: 48.3GB
    USB Controllers: 8 host controllers.
    Firewire (1394): Not Detected
    Manufacturer: Award Software International, Inc.
    AC Power Status: OnLine
    BIOS Info: AT/AT COMPATIBLE | 09/11/08 | GBT
    Time Zone: GMT Standard Time
    Battery: No Battery
    Motherboard: Gigabyte Technology Co., Ltd. P35C-DS3R

    For some reason I could not upload it in a rar package

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  4. Archean

    Archean TechSpot Paladin Posts: 5,690   +96

    All of these crashes has been caused by gwapci.sys (0xD1 error code) file, which is a component of your PCI/WAN modem's driver stack. Time stamp on this driver tells it is from 2003 period, now there is also a probability that your modem is failing as some times this specific error occurs due to hardware issues. But before going that far, check with your modem's manufacturer to see whether a new driver is available for your device, if so, uninstall the currently installed driver, then reboot, and install the new driver. Regards

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